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Loosely woven linen. Design: elephants hunted by horsemen with spears, printed in black from wood blocks; figures colored (possibly added by hand with brush) soft yellow, pink and purplish pink. Linen has slightly glazed finish.

Credit Line

Gift of H. A. Elsberg

probably Dutch, 17th century

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 32.5 cm (8 7/16 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.509

Medium or Technique

Linen print

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles